S. 1989 (105th): Marriage Penalty Reduction Act

Introduced:

Apr 27, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Wendell Ford

Senator from Kentucky

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 1998
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard deduction amount to reduce the marriage penalty, simplify the filing of individual tax returns, and provide tax relief for lower and middle income individuals, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 27, 1998
 
Introduced

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